Complete Ghost Stories

£9.99

A chilling collection of ghost stories by the incomparable M. R. James

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Description

The art of telling a ghost story is a refined one, and Montague Rhodes James was a master of the genre.

Designed to appeal to the booklover, the Macmillan Collector’s Library is a series of beautiful gift editions of much loved classic titles. Macmillan Collector’s Library are books to love and treasure. This beautiful Macmillan Collector’s Library edition features an afterword by author and playwright David Stuart Davies.

He draws the reader into a narrative that at first seems innocuous, but which becomes darker and darker by gentle turns until he transfixes you with his prose, creating the most unforgettable, alarming and frightening images. Complete Ghost Stories by M. R. James contains all his timeless masterpieces from the four collections of his eerie tales: Ghost Stories of an Antiquary (1904), More Ghost Stories of an Antiquary (1911), A Thin Ghost and Others (1919), and A Warning to the Curious and Other Ghost Stories (1925).

Additional information

Weight 0.302 kg
Dimensions 15.7 × 10.2 × 3.2 cm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

592

Language

English

Edition

Short stories

Dewey

823.912 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K